TTSK– (Tottenham 1-2 Aston Villa). Attacking a lot but not high efficiency, Tottenham had to pay expensive in the reception of Aston Villa at home.
Video Tottenham 1-2 Aston Villa
Lack of a series of pillars due to injuries and suspension, Tottenham still played when welcoming Aston Villa. In the first 20 minutes, the home team created countless opportunities to eat ten tables, though Udogie, Son Heung Min, Kulusevski missed unfortunate.
Tottenham did not have to regret for too long. From the corner situation in the 22nd minute, Lo Celso finished dangerously, the ball softly touched the Aston Villa player before entering the net, opening the deadlock.
Shortly thereafter, Watkins put the ball into the net of Tottenham, but Var and the referee did not recognize the goal because of determining the offside striker. In the 44th minute, Son Heung Min’s turn to be happy for scoring in the offside position.
It seemed that the first half would close with the advantage in favor of Tottenham, in the seventh minute of injury time, Pau Torres suddenly headed to score after the penalty situation on the right.
This goal also helped the visitors more excited in the second half. In the 61st minute, Watkins ended the perfect attack of Aston Villa’s middle attack to increase the score to 2-1.
In the rest of the time, Tottenham put all his power to attack frantically. However, Son Heung Min repeatedly missed the opportunity, even twice blown off the offside even though he had put the ball into the net. In the end, Tottenham accepted 1-2 defeat at home.
FT: Tottenham 1-2 Aston Villa
Scoring: Lo Celso 22 ‘ – Torres 45+7’ Watkins 61 ‘
Tottenham: Vicario, Porro, Davies, Emerson, Udogie, Bentancur, Lo Celso, Bryan, Kulusevski, Son Heung Min, JohnsonAston Villa: Martinez, Carlos, Konsa, Torres, Digne, Cash, Kamara, Luiz, McGinn, Diaby, Watkins
Coach Ange Postecoglou’s team is forced to rediscover the winning habit, especially when playing at home, where they won 4, losing only 1 in the last 5 matches since the beginning of the season. In addition, the outstanding performance of welcoming Aston Villa at home with 8 wins and only 3 defeats in the past 11 matches will also help the Roosters confidently crow loudly in this match.
Meanwhile, Aston Villa also has a dream start, ranking 5th in the current Premier League rankings, above MU. Furthermore, coach Unai Emery’s team also surprised everyone by having the second strongest attack in the Premier League this season with 29 goals, second only to Man City – the team with 32 goals.
That shows Aston Villa’s resilience and persistence in the race to win a spot in the Champions League next season. And, wanting to win all 3 points against coach Emery and his team is not simple for the London team.